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Fri, 2017-01-06 08:23 AM

McCain

By Steve BittenbenderEditor, Government Security NewsOn Thursday, members of the Senate Armed Services Committee met for the first time since the presidential election to gather testimony regarding...
Thu, 2017-01-05 07:59 AM
(NOTE:The Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology is a non-profit next-generation cybersecurity think tank that brings together the private sector, federal agencies and lawmakers...
Thu, 2017-01-05 06:36 AM
WASHINGTON Jan. 3, 2017 The Office of Justice Programs' National Institute of Justice (NIJ), today released its latest product from NIJ's Research and Evaluation Program on Domestic Radicalization to...
Wed, 2017-01-04 07:18 AM

Frieden

Dec. 30, 2016 Seventy years after CDC was founded to fight mosquitoes that carried malaria, CDC found itself entrenched in combat with another mosquito-borne illness, Zika virus. CDC activated its...
Wed, 2017-01-04 07:12 AM

Richards

HARRISBURG, PA Jan. 3, 2017 The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) recently applied to a U.S. Department of Transportation solicitation to be designated as an Automated Vehicle...
Wed, 2017-01-04 05:56 AM
RENO, NV Jann. 3, 2017 In December 2016, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) renewed its Government/Industry Partnership with the National Air Transportation Association - Compliance...
Wed, 2017-01-04 05:39 AM

Feinberg

WASHINGTON Dec. 16, 2016 After four years of working with the Northeast states, federal and state partner agencies and dozens and dozens of public meetings, the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA)...
Fri, 2016-12-30 07:02 AM

Obama

By Steve BittenbenderEditor, Government Security NewsIn response to claims the Russian government waged cyberattacks to interfere with last month’s presidential election, President Obama on Thursday...
Wed, 2016-12-28 09:06 PM

Trump

PALM BEACH, FL Dec. 27, 2016  President-elect Donald J. Trump today announced his selection of Thomas P. Bossert to serve as Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism. In...
Wed, 2016-12-28 05:21 AM
WASHINGTON, Dec. 23, 2016 The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has declared a Lowell, Massachusetts-based trucking company, Kamway Services,...
Wed, 2016-12-28 03:48 AM

Foxx

WASHINGTON Dec. 23, 2016 The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) today announced that its enforcement of federal rail safety rules has led to the highest-ever civil penalty collection rate in the...
Wed, 2016-12-28 03:37 AM
DETROIT Dec. 22, 2016 Officers from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) arrested 74 individuals during a two-state operation that concluded Dec....

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has announced drunk driving fatalities decreased from 10,322 in 2012 to 10,076 in 2013. NHTSA also announced that overall traffic fatalities decreased from 33,561 in 2012 to 32,719 in 2013, with 31 percent of all fatalities resulting from a drunk driving crash measured from .08 BAC and above.Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD), a nonprofit working to protect families from drunk driving and underage drinking, learned that drunk driving fatalities continued to top 10,000.
The law firm representing ten families -- nine of whom lost family members in the Sandy Hook shooting, along with a teacher who was shot multiple times but survived -- has said they have initiated a lawsuit against the manufacturer, distributor, and seller of the Bushmaster AR-15 rifle used in the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School on December 14, 2012. The lawsuit alleges negligence and wrongful death.
The central east coast of Florida is home to one of the largest nesting grounds of loggerhead turtles in the Western hemisphere. Over the period of 31 years, the Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge has had an estimated 358,243 turtle nests laid on its beach. This refuge spans some 21 km, of which, 34.5% is publicly owned, 49.8% is residential, 12.6% is commercial, and the remaining 3.1% are small gaps used for public beach access.
Using data from 4,000 U.S. armed services personnel, a forensic anatomist has found that people are more easily and accurately identified by their body measurements than their facial features -- even through clothing.Teghan Lucas, University of Adelaide PhD student, says that “body recognition,” using just eight measurements, can reduce the chance of finding someone with duplicate measurements to one in a quintillion.
With more than 10 million purported attempts to break into Pentagon systems and servers each day, it was not surprising when the White House confirmed that individuals thought to be working for the Russian government attempted to hack its servers.
 

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